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Monday Links


Bad Vintage Postcards Between 1950 And 1975

Doctor day for both of us, but it looks like we should have guest bloggers to cover.

Not exactly vintage! Hilariously bad postcards from the 1950s that wouldn't make ANYONE want to visit

I bet this guy wishes his airbag hadn't deployed

Video- How Belgium's chocolate postage stamps were made

NC State Students Divided Over ‘Dirty Bingo’ Event Featuring Butt Plugs as Prizes (NSFW)

Tattoo calls for help when you fall ill and researchers believe it could be coming to an arm near you soon

Watch: Commuters, a short film documenting a year on the NYC subway through photographs

British firm microchipping musical instruments

Best and worst things to buy in February

Could this 'Star Trek' headband help banish migraines?

Phone app 'translates' newspapers for kids


Saturday Links


Sorry for the lateness, I've got a combination toothache/tummyache/dogache this morning.

Why older people are more susceptible to fraud: Area of the brain that deals with trust is less active in pensioners

Longer school day? How five states are trying to change education.

The end of frozen fingers for iPhone fans: New leather gloves that let you use a touchscreen

Why (some) manufacturing is returning to the USA

Stunning moment female surfer tackles 11ft high waves... in the middle of the desert

The perks of paying bills weekly, not monthly

The Night Dad Went To Jail: Shocking children's book explains what happens when a family member gets arrested

The best smartphones of 2012


Wednesday Links


Bass ackwards again today.

Researchers reveal the hidden proteins that could hold the key to dementia and MS

Literary Lunches

Top secret dossier uncovered containing detailed maps and postcards of Hitler's plan to invade neutral Ireland in the Second World War

Curbs on Iran female students take effect

Why Bill O’Reilly Won’t Be the Next Anchor of the Evening News

U.S. Parents Optimistic About Graduation, Unsure About Jobs

Noisy sex no problem for Swedes: study

With a palate-searing 250,000 Scovilles, is this the world’s HOTTEST chilli vodka?

Front porches making a big comeback

Video- JFK Recordings Offer White House Secrets


Sunday Links


Feh, it's going to be all Colorado all the time and nothing will change. Sorry if the links are screwy, sometimes WordPress just has it out for me.

Tent which resembles a London tube carriage

Toddlers who watch too much TV risk adding inches to their waistlines later in life

"Childhood Sale," a video about letting go of your comics collection

Video- 'Open source artists' use web to spread the word

Push button, receive pancake

Modern-day knight crosses Canada on horseback to spread values of chivalry

Short stories about thrift store crap

Warsaw Ghetto: A survivor's tale

Marilyn Manson's 1999 essay on Columbine mass shooting weirdly relevant again today

Auto safety goes to the dogs

How every culture celebrates triumph by throwing their hands in the air with a manic grin

New Orleans 'expert' scams media outlets in experiment

Spanx for men? The reverse Y-fronts for men who want to enhance their derrière

'Nursing Home Compare' website reports evaluations across US


Wednesday Links


I hate the middle day too. Feh.

Pensive gorilla strikes pose of famous meditative sculpture by Rodin

Video- Goat's 'raspberries' cause a stir at Stonebridge City Farm

"I Am A Woman, Not A Test Mouse"

Alaska snow and ice cuts off Cordova and Nome

American sf convention costumers of the 1980s

The shrimp that lives in water four times hotter than boiling point

California Bars Prisoner From Reading 'The Atlantic'

2,000-year-old Roman cavalry helmet sheds new light on conquest of Britain after experts piece 1,000 fragments back together

Kindergartner breaks leg and gets concussion, teacher makes him crawl over 200 ft of icy ground back to classroom

Video- Totally amazing painter is totally amazing

Alabama's last known real daughter of the Confederacy buried in Cullman

Beezow Doo-Doo Zopittybop-Bop-Bop arrested in Wisconsin


Wednesday Links


Wednesdays suck.


Google fined £90k by French privacy watchdog for gathering and storing data through Street View cameras

The Most Homophobic Ad of the Week (So Far)

Coinstar invests in health-screening kiosks

Brother and sister have tattoos using ink mixed with grandfather's ashes

Unmarried, Unemployed Evangelical Pastors Cry Out Against ‘Singlism’

Baby boomer men seeking facelifts, surgery

The phone charger that looks - and moves - like an UMBILICAL CORD

Black People Moving to Suburbs as White People Move to Cities

$500,000 gone from tsunami-cracked bank vault

Obsessive healthy eaters 'are risking their lives' with eating disorder orthorexia

Video- Chris Brown Flies into Violent, Chair-Throwing Rage at Good Morning America

Melanoma rates higher for rich, white women, researchers find

Watching 3D films could serve as early warning system for children with eye conditions

Americans: Selfish Hypocrites

New estimate of alien 'Earths': Billions